Details for Record 568473

Species: American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) (Species ID: 1037) - View Species | Quad Details   

Date: 7/17/2017

Quad: Not available

County: Worcester

Records: 154 total records, 127 for Worcester Co.

Observer: Mike Burchett

Specimen: No

Publication: No

Processed by: Nancy Magnusson


An American Oystercatcher chick in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/17/2017). Mike notes that chicks enjoy hiding among anything brown on the beach, including horseshoe crab shells, horse dung, seaweed and any random beach trash. Photo by Mike Burchett.